The beating heart of southeastern Wisconsin, Downtown Milwaukee has reclaimed its place as the entertainment and dining hub of Milwaukee. More than just a place to work and play, Downtown has again become a place to live, too, with more than 15,000 residents.

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Lakefront Festival of Art

June 21, 2019 10:00 a.m. - June 23, 2019, 5:00 p.m.
Milwaukee Art Museum - 700 N. Art Museum Dr.

For over fifty years, the Lakefront Festival of Art has been...

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VIDEO: Get hyped by the energy of the Fiserv Forum

May 23, 2019 12:02 p.m.

The Fiserv Forum is offering guided public tours and to get a taste of what those are like, we joined one on Wednesday and found that even empty of fans, the energy at the Bucks arena is pretty electric right now.


Lobster Fest claws its way onto Deer District schedule

May 20, 2019 8:51 a.m.

The Great American Lobster Fest expands this year to include Milwaukee, hosting its Midwestern crustacean feast in the Deer District plaza in front of the Fiserv Forum, Friday-Sunday, Aug. 16-18.